APOLIPOPROTEIN B

Sample Reports
Sample Female Report
Sample Male Report

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: Heparin

Methodology
Nephelometry

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Range
Male:   55-140 mg/dL  
Female:   55-125 mg/dL  

Performed
Sunday-Friday

Turnaround Time1 day
Test CodeAPOB
CPT-4 Code (s)
82172
LOINC Codes
1884-6

Warde
Medical
Laboratory